CRITICAL STUDY OF DIABETIC RETINOPATHY WITH REFERENCE TO SHARIRA

Gaurav Sawarkar, Yogeshwari Suple
2014 International Journal of Research in Ayurveda and Pharmacy  
Diabetes mellitus is a metabolic diseases in which there is high blood sugar level over a prolonged period. This high blood sugar produces the symptoms of frequent urination, increased thirst and increased hunger. Untreated diabetes can cause many complications. Acute complications include diabetic ketoacidosis and nonketotic hyperosmolar coma. Serious long-term complications include heart disease, stroke, kidney failure, foot ulcers and damage to the eyes. Research scholars are doing enormous
more » ... are doing enormous research to find out the solution on diabetic retinopathy despite that patients are suffering from it. In Ayurveda compendia, the constituents of various organs are given, Netra (eye) is the one of them and description of Prameha is well explained. By studying constituents of Netra and the disease, Prameha and its applicability, in further research work, one can find out not complete but better solution on progression of diabetic retinopathy. So this study on diabetic retinopathy with reference to Sharira was preferred.
doi:10.7897/2277-4343.055126 fatcat:h4gxgkwrezad3f3qeapxxmdfbq